On lazy, chilly fall afternoons in Quinte West when you don’t feel like cooking, a delectable meal is never too far away. This quiet community on the Bay of Quinte is an underrated food lovers’ paradise, with flavours from around the world available at the touch of a button or a quick drive from home. Here are some of Quinte West’s popular cuisines for you to try!
Trenton’s Gogi Korean Grill welcomes you with savoury aromas as soon as you enter this boutique Korean eatery. They serve home-style Korean food, including some popular dinner dishes from the busy streets of Seoul. If you prefer starting with something less traditional and ease your way into the Korean fare, you can choose some of their appetizers curated for local palate.
Jerkebago in Carrying Place blends local ingredients with Caribbean charcoal grill cooking to create some delicious dishes from the sunny Caribbean Islands right here in the Bay of Quinte. Their jerk chicken and chicken wings tossed in sauces of your choice are favourites among foodies.
Thai + Japanese Cuisine
Stop for some sushi and Thai food on your shopping trips in downtown Trenton at Thai Sushi. A sushi platter along with some of Thai Sushi’s seafood specials will power you through the fall chill.
For Chinese food lovers, Trenton’s Taishan Gardens Restaurant is a great spot for a quick takeaway or a family dinner. Warm up with a Wonton Soup and try the satisfying Singapore-style fried vermicelli.
On the banks of the Trent River, Tomasso’s Italian Grille serves traditional Italian homemade food in their beautiful indoor and outdoor dining rooms. Tomasso’s have been serving the Quinte region since 1970, and their food has been cherished by the local community through the decades.
The Front Street Farmers’ Market in downtown Trenton brings fresh local produce and a variety of baked goods for residents and tourists in the region. A stroll through the farmer’s market is highly recommended for ingredients to satiate your taste buds with home-cooked meals for the fall. Bon appétit!